3rd Annual Jefferson Renal Update Symposium: Cross-Talk Between the Kidneys and Remote Organ Systems

Philadelphia, PA US
September 27, 2019


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This symposium is designed to address the pathophysiology that underlies the complex and bidirectional interaction between the kidneys and other organs. Through didactic lectures, case presentations, and panel discussions, this program will provide updated information on management approaches to care for patients with kidney injury in the setting of other organ failure.

Featured Topics:

  • Lupus Nephritis
  • Hepato-Renal Syndrome
  • Infectious Diseases and Renal Disease
  • Hyperparathyroidism and Renal Disease
  • Cardio-Renal Syndrome
  • Hypertension in Pregnancy
  • Onco-Nephrology
  • Kidney Dysfunction in Non-Renal Solid Organ Transplants
  • Combined Organ Transplant

You may also be interested in attending:

American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2019
November 5-10, Washington, DC



Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Family Medicine
Infectious Diseases
Internal Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Primary Care
Course Format: 
Live Conference
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 4.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/27/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
09/27/2019 - 1:10pm

Preliminary Program Agenda & Learning Objectives

For more course information, please view the preliminary program agenda and learning objectives.


Jefferson Alumni Hall
1020 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States


The Hamilton Parking Garage on 11th Street between Walnut & Locust Streets will be undergoing some repairs starting Friday, August 16, 2019. The work is expected to last for several months. If using the garage, please pay attention to signage indicating lane and temporary parking restrictions.

For additional parking options available at Jefferson’s Center City campus, visit Available Parking.


The nearest hotel to Thomas Jefferson University Campus is the Holiday Inn Express Midtown located at 1305 Walnut Street.

Holiday Inn Express Midtown
1305 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
Reservations: 215-732-2022
Rates: $134 special hospital/university rate

No extra person charge. Includes complimentary breakfast, free access to wireless internet and onsite fitness center. Parking is $27 per day (with in and out privileges).

For additional hotels in the area, that also offer a Jefferson rate, please visit: http://hospitals.jefferson.edu/patients-and-visitors/center-city/hotels-and-lodging/

All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:

  1. Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services

  2. Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.


PHYSICIANS:  Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PHYSICIANS - AAFP: This Live activity, 3rd Annual Jefferson Renal Update Symposium: Cross-Talk Between the Kidneys and Remote Organ Systems, with a beginning date of 09/27/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 4.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

NURSES/NURSE PRACTITIONERS:  This activity is approved for 4.0 contact hour(s) of continuing education (which includes 0.70 hours of pharmacology) by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity ID 19083839. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies.

OTHER PROFESSIONALS: Continuing Education Hour verification is provided to other professionals who successfully complete this symposium. A certificate of completion of 4.0 Continuing Education Hours will be provided.


Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 4.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
Course expires: 


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Profession/ AffiliationRegistration Rate
Practicing Physician$75
Other Healthcare Professional$55
Jefferson Health Faculty & Staff$40
Jefferson Resident or FellowComplimentary




  • Pre-registration ends Wednesday, September 25, 2019. Onsite registration will be accepted.
  • No refunds will be granted after Friday, September 13, 2019. See full refund policy

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